• Rule 38, section 2 of the German constitution and § 12 of the federal electoral act lay down who may vote
  • all citizens of Germany who are of age (18th year of life) on the election day.
  • have lived in Germany for at least 3 months before coming of age (attaining 18th year)
  • are not excluded from the right to vote
  • Those who are entitled to vote can cast their votes via postal voting